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Name: Tony Iommi                                                               
Birth name: Frank Anthony Iommi                                                 
Born: 19 February 1948 Birmingham, England                                     
Genre: Heavy metal                                                             
Occupation(s): Guitarist, Songwriter                                           
Instrument: Guitar                                                             
Frank Anthony "Tony" Iommi (born February 19, 1948, in Aston, Birmingham,       
England) is a guitarist best known for his tenure in the heavy metal band Black 
Sabbath. He is the only person to have remained in Black Sabbath throughout the 
band's entire lifespan. Iommi, bandmate Geezer Butler, and former Black Sabbath 
members Ronnie James Dio and Vinny Appice have recently finished a 2007 show   
World Tour under the name Heaven and Hell.